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College Fairs & Visit Opportunities

2021-2022

 

 

TexasTech Virtual Preview Days

Virtual Texas Tech Preview

Monday, October 12 1:00-5:00 p.m. CST Thursday,

November 19 3:30-7:30 p.m. CST

View a list of Texas Tech virtual student resources here:

VIRTUAL SITE www.admissions.ttu.edu/virtual

 

 

Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) College Fair, October 16, 10 am – 2 pm   

Interested families can fill out the HBCU Registration Form and the Round Rock Black Parents Association will email a registration link and more information as the date approaches. This event is for families of students of all ages and is put on by the Round Rock Black Parents Association and RRISD.

https://www.roundrockblackparents.org/hbcu

 

 

RICE UNIVERSITY Virtual College Update

Hear an admission counselor talk about Rice's academic programs, groundbreaking research, vibrant student life and the affordability of Rice. 

Texas students:
Monday, October 18
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Central Time)

 

 

 

Texas IB Schools College Fair

  • Spring 2022. Date tbd

  • free and only for Texas IB students and IB World Schools. 

  • designed for Texas IB sophomores and juniors.

 

Texas IB Schools in partnership with the Texas Council for International Studies has created a virtual college fair specifically geared toward IB students.  Complete information will be available at the following link:

 

 

 
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Previous events 2021-2022 school year:

 

Colleges That Change Lives (CTCL)

Saturday, August 7, 2021
7:00 – 9:00 PM

Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol
Capitol A-H Ballrooms
701 East 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701

In consideration of the health and safety of all college fair participants and attendees, local, state, and federal guidelines for COVID-19 safety precautions in effect at the time of the program will be followed. Please see the latest updates here.

The college fair will be divided into two sessions. Please attend your assigned session:

A-L last names attend the 1st half of the program

M-Z last names attend the 2nd half of the program

Register in advance of the program here:

Students        Counselors

Colleges anticipated to be in attendance include:

Agnes Scott College • Allegheny College • Austin College • Beloit College • Birmingham-Southern College • Centre College • College of Wooster • Cornell College • Denison University • Earlham College • Eckerd College • Goucher College • Guilford College • Hampshire College • Hendrix College • Hillsdale College • Hope College • Juniata College • Kalamazoo College • Knox College • Lawrence University • McDaniel College • Millsaps College • Ohio Wesleyan University • Reed College • Rhodes College • Saint Mary’s College of California • Southwestern University • St. John’s College • St. Olaf College • The Evergreen State College • University of Lynchburg • University of Puget Sound • Ursinus College • Wabash College • Whitman College • Willamette University

These programs program are open to the public and free of charge.

 

 

 

United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) Virtual Q&A Session

Date: August 31, 2021

Time: 6 p.m. ET

Who: All interested students and guidance counselors

What: Virtual question and answer session with some of our outstanding Midshipmen. This will be the perfect opportunity to learn about the admissions process and what it’s really like to attend USMMA.

Graduates of the United States Merchant Marine Academy earn a Bachelor of Science degree, a U.S. Coast Guard license, and a commission in the United States Armed Forces. Our graduates have an option to work as ship’s officers in the United States maritime industry or serve as commissioned officers on active duty in any branch of service.

To register for the session, please use the following link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAscOqtrTMuHtLSOJygP9rbEUjJ8NU4PuGh

 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.